The death that occurred weeks after a court official declined to remove the girl from her home.
The 24-year-old offered an apology before the sentence was handed down, saying: “This is the single-most deviant act I’ve ever committed.”
Preliminary examinations have been postponed for two adults charged in the death of a 4-year-old Detroit boy who was accidentally shot by his 4-year-old cousin.
Detroit police have made two arrests in connection with the death of a baby found unresponsive.
Child abuse is suspected after the child was found unresponsive at an east side home.
Alfonso Butler was speeding on Detroit’s west side last September when he hit Darrin Wilhite,
The boy was killed by a shot from a lever-action rifle at home in Marlette Township, about 65 miles north of Detroit.
A 25-year-old man who intentionally set a house fire that killed an 8-year-old Battle Creek girl will spend 39 years to 80 years in prison.
The defense argued that the boy threw up and choked on his own vomit.
A man accused of killing a his girlfriend’s 4-year-old son on a central Michigan Indian reservation admitted he delivered a fatal punch to the boy’s head before burning his body.